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Sutherlandia frutescens

[= Lessertia frutescens]

Life > eukaryotes > Archaeoplastida > Chloroplastida > Charophyta > Streptophytina > Plantae (land plants) > Tracheophyta (vascular plants) > Euphyllophyta > Lignophyta (woody plants) > Spermatophyta (seed plants) > Angiospermae (flowering plants) > Eudicotyledons > Core Eudicots > Rosids > Eurosid I > Fabales > Family: Fabaceae > Subfamily: Papilionoideae

Sutherlandia frutescens

The Cancer bush (Sutherlandia frutescens) fruiting in summer amongst exposed Table Mountain sandstone rocks on the southern Cape Peninsula's Atlantic coast, South Africa. [photo Colin Paterson-Jones ]

Sutherlandia frutescens

A partially buried small plant of Sutherlandia frutescens flowering in early summer in sandveld fynbos next to the Heuningnes River estuary on the Agulhas Plain coast, Western Cape, South Africa. [photo Colin Paterson-Jones ]

Sutherlandia frutescens Sutherlandia frutescens

Sutherlandia frutescens, Kamiesberg mountains, Namaqualand, Northern Cape, South Africa. [photo Colin Paterson-Jones ]

Sutherlandia frutescens flowering and fruiting in spring on an eroded koppie in the Tanqua Karoo, Western Cape, South Africa. [photo Colin Paterson-Jones ]

 


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